John M. Vasily CLE Attorney

John M. Vasily


Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

John Vasily is Co-Chair of Debevoise’s Financial Institutions Group. His practice is dedicated to handling insurance M&A deals, public and private, in the United States and other major markets. Mr. Vasily occupies a unique space in the insurance transactional market, focusing his practice on significant U.S. insurance M&A deals as well as transactions in emerging markets, including Asia, Africa, Latin America, Russia and Europe. Few lawyers practicing in the insurance space have done as many deals, in as many countries, as Mr. Vasily. He is recognized by IFLR1000, Chambers USA, and The Legal 500 US, and is a member of The Legal 500’s Hall of Fame.

Mr. Vasily received a J.D. from Georgetown Law Center and a B.S. from Villanova University.  He is a recent recipient of the Law Center's Paul R. Dean award, awarded to distinguished alumni.